Dinaker Mallya

Project Manager, Philadelphia

Consulting Experience

Dinaker Mallya, a Project Manager with the HVS consulting and valuation branch in Philadelphia, has regional roots in the Northeast, having lived, worked, and studied for years in markets on either side of the Delaware River. Along with the team of hotel experts at HVS Philadelphia, Dinaker’s regional experience, thorough fieldwork, and analytical expertise combine to provide you with the most authoritative conclusions about your hotel. From feasibility studies for new builds to appraisals of existing assets or portfolios, trust Dinaker and HVS with your next hotel assignment in the Northeast or Mid-Atlantic.

Dinaker’s previous experience in hospitality includes front-of-house roles and assistance with finances and management at the Sheraton Wilmington South and the Courtyard by Marriott Newark in Delaware. He also served as an assistant general manager for Delaware’s Big Fish Grill in Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, as well as in front office and sales roles for a 75-unit Holiday Inn Express in West Chester, Pennsylvania. Dinaker graduated from the University of Delaware with a BS in Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management.

Equally enamored with people and contemplation, Dinaker enjoys time with friends and family, as well as with a good book and cup of coffee during down time. A Philadelphia native, Dinaker cheers on the Eagles and 76ers. He is also actively involved in his community as a hospitality team leader with a local church.